09:39 SportU11/U14 beach volleyball tournament in Minsk The national youth beach volleyball tournament Sunball is hosted by the Olympic Sports Complex. The event has in two age categories: U13/U14 and U11/U12.
09:31 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant produces 18bn kWh of electricity Since the first unit was connected to the national power grid the BelNPP has generated more than 18 billion kWh of electricity, Belarusian Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk told the media after the grand opening of the City Day celebrations in Ostrovets
09:00 EconomySalaries to raise in Belarus' public sector on 1 September The base amount will increase by 11.4% over 1 September of last year (Br211). The last time it was revised upward was on 1 January 2023, and currently it is Br228.
18:20 SocietyBread festival in Svisloch For the second year in a row, Svisloch has welcomed guests to taste the first loaf from the new harvest, to get in touch with the customs and traditions of previous generations.
16:50 SocietyOstrovets turns 555! Ostrovets celebrated its 555th anniversary on 19 August with a colorful procession, various interactive games, artistic performances and much more.
14:27 In PicturesSavior of the Apple Feast Day in Belarus This holiday reminds people of the need for spiritual transformation. It is very revered by people who take apples and other fruits to church to be consecrated on this day.
10:30 SportVytoki in Kostyukovichi continues with musical play The evening program of the Vytoki festival in the town of Kostyukovichi continued with the Briolin musical play by the Youth Variety Theater.
09:50 SportSabalenka into Cincinnati Masters semifinal In the semis the Belarusian will face Czech Karolina Muchova (No.17).
09:26 EconomyOver 6.3m tonnes of grain, including oilseeds, threshed in Belarus As of 19 August, about 85% of area under crops was cleared in Belarus, including over 82% of area under grain crops and leguminous crops and about 88% of area under rapeseed.
09:00 SocietyBelarus hands over firefighting equipment to Zimbabwe Deputy Industry Minister Dmitry Kharitonchik of Belarus took part in a ceremony to hand over Belarusian-made fire equipment to Zimbabwe in Harare.
19:58 SocietyBrest to host Belarus-Russia twin city forum on 28-30 September The event will highlight the issues of Belarusian-Russian economic and business cooperation, exchange of experience in social security, including education, culture and tourism. The program of the forum will also include a youth meeting which will focus on patriotic education.
19:32 SocietyBelarus takes in over 38,000 Ukrainian citizens since 1 January 2023 A total of 112,974 Ukrainian nationals have arrived in Belarus since 24 February 2022. According to the committee, 15,890 people arrived in Belarus directly from the territory of Ukraine. 77,340 citizens of Ukraine came to Belarus via Poland, 18,591 via Lithuania and 4,153 via Latvia.
19:08 SocietyAir Force Day described as symbol of aviation's past accomplishments in service of Belarus Viktor Khrenin said: “It is a celebration of those, who truly make up the gold legacy of our state. The experience of wars and armed conflicts indicates that combat cannot be successful without air superiority. This is why our country pays close attention to the development of aviation.”
18:52 PoliticsAntifascist congress in Minsk passes resolution The congress calls on the international community and, first of all, the United Nations Organization for a comprehensive and objective assessment of the current events in the countries where fascist ideology is being revived.
18:27 In PicturesHot air balloon festival in China A hundred colorful hot air balloons hovered over Zhangye Danxia Geopark in China's northwestern Gansu Province at the park's third hot air balloon festival